journey to fi: march 2020 spending report

Mr. Smith and I have a dream of achieving financial independence (FI). We've been on this path for quite some time. Most months, I report the percentages that we spent in each category, our savings rate for the month, and our progress towards our FI number.   You might wonder why I'm reporting percentages and not the actual numbers. … Continue reading journey to fi: march 2020 spending report

dreaming of spring: 2020 garden plans

Being cooped up in the house has me dreaming of spring more often than usual lately. While the official first day of spring was March 19th, it won’t be safe to plant outdoors until April 20th at the very earliest. Even still, I may wait longer since Denver’s weather can be quite unpredictable. That hasn’t … Continue reading dreaming of spring: 2020 garden plans